The Roadcore™ incorporates a classic, retro design with all the modern playability you have come to expect from Ibanez. The Roadcore™'s individual round-profiled neck ensures comfort and playability, providing an instantly responsive and familiar feel. The custom-designed Core-Tone pickups provide warm, yet cutting sound. Grab a Roadcore™ and get inspired.



neck typeRC Maple neck
bodyMahogany body
fretboardJatoba fretboard w/White dot inlay
fretMedium frets
bridgeTight-Tune bridge
neck pickupCore Tone (H) neck pickup (Passive/Alnico)
bridge pickupCore Tone (H) bridge pickup (Passive/Alnico)
nutGraph Tech® TUSQ nut
hardware colorChrome

Neck Dimensions

Scale :648mm/25.5"
a : Width42mm at NUT
b : Width56mm at 22F
c : Thickness20.5mm at 1F
d : Thickness22.5mm at 12F
Radius :240mmR




  • Coil-tap switch on tone control (push/pull)


Core Tone pickups

The custom-designed Core Tone pickups provide a warm yet cutting sound.

Plate Joint

The traditional neck joint , featuring a metal plate with 4 screws.

Tight-Tune Bridge

The original Ibanez Tight-Tune bridge provides improved transfer of string vibration and better tuning stability.

All-Slab Body with Dual Binding

Dual binding gives a classic look and vintage vibe.

Gloss-finished neck

The ROADCORE's round-profiled neck ensures comfort, playability and a great vintage feel.

Jatoba Fretboard

Jatoba has a reddish brown color which produces a rich mid range with a crisp high end.

Coil-tap switch on tone control

The push/pull coil tap adds sound and tonal variations for both pickups.

Graph Tech® TUSQ nut

The Graph Tech® nut offers ultimately lower friction to keep you in tune and gives clearer sound and sustain.

Sure Grip Knobs

The Sure Grip III knobs are designed for precise control with nonslip functionality, along with smooth and classic looks.